There are 6 ways to get from Chennai to Yercaud by train, bus, taxi, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Salem Junction (SA) Trivandrum Mail / ...

$14 - $28

5 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Salem

$16 - $22

Taxi  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Yercaud 224.5 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Yercaud 224.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Salem  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Salem (SXV) MAA - SXV

$38 - $310

Fly to Coimbatore, train  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Coimbatore (CJB) MAA - CJB
  2. Take the train from Coimbatore Junction (CBE) to Salem Junction (SA)

$38 - $139

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Yercaud is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,600 and takes 7 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Yercaud is to fly which takes 3 h 22 min and costs ₹2,500 - ₹21,000.

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The distance between Chennai and Yercaud is 267 km. The road distance is 359 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Chennai to Yercaud, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Chennai, India and Yercaud, India?

Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Yercaud every 2 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $17 and the journey takes 4 h 22 min. Alternatively, RedBus operates a bus from Chennai to Yercaud every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 6 h 40 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Trans Euro Air
Flights from Madras to Salem
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $300
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Coimbatore
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Chennai to Yercaud
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Yellow Taxi
Phone
+91 44 26 54 26 26
Website
yellowcalltaxi.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 44 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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